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Sargent, Orin A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. E, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63; enl 8/18/64, m/i 8/18/64, Pvt, Co. D, 5th VT INF, m/o 6/19/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Stowe, VT
Death: 10/29/1902

Burial: Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: 12
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 61630164

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Lucretia J., 4/22/1903, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: 13th Vt. History off-site

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT

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Biography

ORIN D. SARGENT was from the town of Stowe. Mustered out July 21st, 1863. Re-enlisted in Company D, 5th Vermont August 18th, 1864. Discharged June 19th, 1865. Died October 29th, 1902 at Johnson.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 559

Biography

HEMENWAY HISTORICAL GAZETTER, 1871, ii:762

ORIN SARGENT --- born in Stowe; age 18; was enrolled in Co.E., 13th Vt.Reg., Sept. 8, 62, mustered in as private, Oct., 10, '62,at Brattleboro; sick with typhoid fever about the first of June, '63, sent to Grovener's Hospital, Alexandria, did nor recover to do any further military duty; mustered out with his regiment, July 21, '63; re-enlisted Aug. 18, '64, mustered the same day at Burlington, in Co. D. 5th Vt.Reg.; detailee as a Captain's waiter soon after; took part in no battle; mustered out of service July 1, '65, Under Special Order No. 154, Extract 1, 4 of P; received $91.66 government bounty, $550 Town bounty, and $5 from individuals; served 20 months, 26 d.

Obituary

NEWS AND CITIZEN, NOVEMBER 1, 9102

Stowe News

The remains of Orrin Sargent, late of Johnson were brought here for burial last Friday. Mr. Sargent has several brothers in Stowe.

NEWS AND CITIZEN: NOVEMBER 5, 1902

North Hyde Park News

D. O. Sargent, who resided on Johnson Plain, and who had been in poor health for a long tome, died Wednesday morning. Mr. Sargent was a respected citizen of Johnson, and leaves a wife and three children to mourn the loss of a kind husband, and respected father. The funeral service were held at the home on Friday, the Rev. I.P. Booth of Morrisville officiating, and B.L. Austin, of Johnson, in charge. The remains were taken to Stowe for burial, it being Mr. Sargent's former home, where he spent his boyhood days. There was a large attendance of friends and neighbors to bid adieu to one they loved, besides several Grand Army men, of which he was a member.